The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Technician
UK / England
Rank 580 585 546
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 255 328 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.35% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.36% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 224 296 351
Median salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,550 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £23,500 £23,500 £23,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
75891 90278 94879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.45% 96.53% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 63467 76551 79541
Median salary £47,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Support Technician in the job title.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

Support Technician
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician across the England region.

Support Technician Salary Trend in England

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in England

Support Technician
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +17 47 £25,000 +11.11% 14
London +11 42 £30,000 +15.38% 3
East of England +27 41 £23,500 -14.54% 3
North West -10 41 £23,000 +4.54% 6
West Midlands +16 32 £20,000 -13.04% 3
Yorkshire +32 22 £23,500 -2.08% 3
South West +6 21 £26,000 -7.14% 4
East Midlands +3 8 £22,500 +1.12% 1
North East +3 1 £25,000 -23.07%
Support Technician
UK

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 391 (70.45%) Windows
2 297 (53.51%) Active Directory
3 254 (45.77%) Microsoft
4 191 (34.41%) Windows Server
5 153 (27.57%) Windows 7
6 148 (26.67%) VMware
7 137 (24.68%) MS Exchange
8 120 (21.62%) MS Excel
9 118 (21.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 116 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 110 (19.82%) MS Office
12 102 (18.38%) TCP/IP
13 95 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
14 92 (16.58%) WAN
15 89 (16.04%) Windows 8
16 87 (15.68%) Cisco
17 86 (15.50%) Windows 10
18 85 (15.32%) DNS
19 84 (15.14%) LAN
20 83 (14.95%) Firewall
20 83 (14.95%) Hyper-V
21 82 (14.77%) Office 365
21 82 (14.77%) ITIL
22 77 (13.87%) VPN
23 70 (12.61%) Citrix
23 70 (12.61%) DHCP
24 60 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
25 51 (9.19%) Linux
25 51 (9.19%) Finance
26 48 (8.65%) Windows XP

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 137 (24.68%) MS Exchange
2 34 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (3.78%) SharePoint
5 18 (3.24%) Skype for Business
6 10 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (1.44%) IIS
9 3 (0.54%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.18%) CMS
11 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 120 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 110 (19.82%) MS Office
3 5 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Line 50
1 5 (0.90%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.36%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.36%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Infor LN
3 1 (0.18%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.18%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.18%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 82 (14.77%) Office 365
2 15 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.98%) Mimecast
4 7 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.26%) OneDrive
4 7 (1.26%) SaaS
5 6 (1.08%) Dropbox
6 4 (0.72%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 102 (18.38%) TCP/IP
2 92 (16.58%) WAN
3 85 (15.32%) DNS
4 84 (15.14%) LAN
5 83 (14.95%) Firewall
6 77 (13.87%) VPN
7 70 (12.61%) DHCP
8 44 (7.93%) Wi-Fi
9 39 (7.03%) Wireless
10 38 (6.85%) VLAN
11 32 (5.77%) VoIP
12 26 (4.68%) Internet
13 19 (3.42%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (2.70%) SAN
15 14 (2.52%) Network Security
16 12 (2.16%) Remote Desktop
17 10 (1.80%) FTP
17 10 (1.80%) Skype
17 10 (1.80%) WLAN
18 6 (1.08%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (6.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.90%) Power BI
3 4 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.18%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.18%) MS Access
4 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.18%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.18%) JIRA
1 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.18%) Xcode
General
1 51 (9.19%) Finance
2 40 (7.21%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.14%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.16%) Publishing
5 11 (1.98%) Retail
6 10 (1.80%) Back Office
6 10 (1.80%) Banking
7 9 (1.62%) Law
8 6 (1.08%) Marketing
8 6 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.72%) Front Office
9 4 (0.72%) Games
10 3 (0.54%) Legal
11 2 (0.36%) Advertising
11 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.36%) Automotive
11 2 (0.36%) Billing
11 2 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.62%) .NET
2 8 (1.44%) HTML
3 7 (1.26%) Web Services
4 6 (1.08%) jQuery
5 5 (0.90%) .NET Framework
6 4 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (0.72%) Middleware
7 2 (0.36%) COM
8 1 (0.18%) Classic ASP
8 1 (0.18%) CSS
8 1 (0.18%) HTML5
8 1 (0.18%) JSON
8 1 (0.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (0.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.41%) Driving Licence
2 27 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.24%) iPad
4 16 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.70%) CMDB
6 10 (1.80%) Blackberry
6 10 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.62%) Statistics
7 9 (1.62%) User Experience
8 7 (1.26%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.08%) Smartphone
10 5 (0.90%) Biotechnology
10 5 (0.90%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.72%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.72%) FMCG
11 4 (0.72%) Replication
12 3 (0.54%) AS400
12 3 (0.54%) e-Health
12 3 (0.54%) iPhone
12 3 (0.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 391 (70.45%) Windows
2 191 (34.41%) Windows Server
3 153 (27.57%) Windows 7
4 118 (21.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 116 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 89 (16.04%) Windows 8
7 86 (15.50%) Windows 10
8 51 (9.19%) Linux
9 48 (8.65%) Windows XP
10 35 (6.31%) Android
10 35 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (4.68%) Apple iOS
12 24 (4.32%) Unix
13 15 (2.70%) Mac OS
13 15 (2.70%) Mac OS X
14 8 (1.44%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.18%) CentOS
17 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (14.77%) ITIL
2 26 (4.68%) Service Delivery
3 21 (3.78%) Service Management
4 18 (3.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 17 (3.06%) CRM
6 15 (2.70%) Change Management
7 14 (2.52%) Asset Management
7 14 (2.52%) Time Management
8 11 (1.98%) Change Control
8 11 (1.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (1.98%) Data Protection
8 11 (1.98%) ERP
8 11 (1.98%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (1.98%) Line Management
8 11 (1.98%) Project Management
8 11 (1.98%) Web Filtering
9 9 (1.62%) Network Planning
10 8 (1.44%) Issue Tracking
10 8 (1.44%) Problem Management
11 7 (1.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (8.11%) SQL
2 12 (2.16%) JavaScript
3 8 (1.44%) C
3 8 (1.44%) PHP
3 8 (1.44%) PowerShell
4 6 (1.08%) Python
5 4 (0.72%) C#
5 4 (0.72%) Java
6 3 (0.54%) C++
7 2 (0.36%) RPG
7 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (7.03%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (6.13%) CCNA
4 32 (5.77%) Degree
5 31 (5.59%) MCSE
6 21 (3.78%) MCSA
7 16 (2.88%) MCP
8 12 (2.16%) A+ Certification
8 12 (2.16%) CCNP
9 11 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (1.98%) Network+ Certification
10 10 (1.80%) CCVP
10 10 (1.80%) MCITP
11 9 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (1.44%) Security Cleared
13 6 (1.08%) SC Cleared
13 6 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.90%) DBS Check
14 5 (0.90%) MCTS
15 3 (0.54%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 297 (53.51%) Active Directory
2 95 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (14.95%) Hyper-V
4 22 (3.96%) Terminal Services
5 9 (1.62%) BitLocker
5 9 (1.62%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.62%) XenApp
6 6 (1.08%) vSphere
7 4 (0.72%) Samba
8 3 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.36%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (3.96%) SCCM
2 16 (2.88%) Backup Exec
3 8 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (1.08%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.90%) PaperCut
6 4 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.72%) WSUS
7 2 (0.36%) Casper Suite
7 2 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.36%) SCOM
8 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 254 (45.77%) Microsoft
2 148 (26.67%) VMware
3 87 (15.68%) Cisco
4 70 (12.61%) Citrix
5 43 (7.75%) HP
6 35 (6.31%) Apple
7 19 (3.42%) Dell
8 14 (2.52%) Sage
9 13 (2.34%) Intel Security
9 13 (2.34%) Veeam
10 10 (1.80%) MobileIron
10 10 (1.80%) Speakerbus
11 9 (1.62%) ZyXEL
12 8 (1.44%) Palo Alto
12 8 (1.44%) Symantec
13 7 (1.26%) Adobe
14 6 (1.08%) NetApp
14 6 (1.08%) Polycom
14 6 (1.08%) Remedy
14 6 (1.08%) SAP
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + healthcare, gym membership, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 22k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £20k - 27k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £19500 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Pewsey, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Great Yarmouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
North London
Itecco
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20335.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Wycombe Abbey School
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum Starting from £20,000 per annum, inc
Posted: 9 days ago
Doncaster
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: £22,039 - £27,373
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Stridon
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Portsmouth
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago